Quick Facts of
Quick Facts of Jerry O’Connell:
|Full Name||Jeremiah “Jerry” O’Connell|
|Date of birth||February 17, 1974|
|Birthplace||Manhattan, New York City, U.S.|
|Profession||Actor, screenwriter, producer, director|
|Active Year||1986- Present|
|Hair colour||Dark Brown|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Education||New York University (NYU), Professional Children’s School|
|Online Presence||Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram|
|Net Worth||$ 16 million|
Short Description of Jerry O’Connell:
Jeremiah “Jerry” O’Connell is an American actor, known for his roles as Andrew Clements in My Secret Identity, Quinn Mallory in the TV series Sliders, Charlie Carbone in Kangaroo Jack (2003), Frank Cushman in Jerry Maguire (1996), Derek in Scream 2 (1997), Vern Tessio in the film Stand by Me (1986), and Detective Woody Hoyt on the drama Crossing Jordan. He also performed in the comedy horror film Piranha 3D (2010).
In 2016, he guest-starred in the horror-comedy series Scream Queens. Jerry performed as Pete Kaczmarek in the CBS TV series The Defenders. He belongs to white ethnicity and holds dual US and British nationality. Moreover, he is of half Irish, one-quarter Italian, and one-quarter Polish, ancestry. He is the follower of Roman Catholic. He is the son of Linda and Michael O’Connell. His birth sign is Aquarius. He is now 42 years old.
Jerry O’Connell’s Early Life and Education:
Going back to his early life, the artist was born on February 17, 1974, as Jeremiah “Jerry” O’Connell. Similarly, his birthplace in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. His father is British and mother is American. His father was an advertising agency art director and his mother was an art teacher.
The family had provided necessary aura for his career in acting. His maternal grandfather is Charles S. Witkowski who was mayor of Jersey City, New Jersey. O’Connell was raised in Manhattan with his younger brother, actor Charlie O’Connell. He attended Professional Children’s School and New York University (NYU) majoring in film.
He graduated in 1995.O’Connell joined in Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles in August 2009 but dropped out to reverse to acting full-time. As a child actor, he portrayed the character Vern in the film Stand By Me.
Jerry O’Connell’s Career:
Actor Jerry O’Connell entered into the industry with his performance in the film Stand by Me and then gained further fame on the television shows Crossing Jordan and Sliders.
Jerry O’Connell’s Personal Life:
Moving into his personal life, his marital status is married. His sexual orientation is straight. O’Connell married actress and former model Rebecca Romijn on July 14, 2007. The twin girls, Charlie Tamara Tulip O’Connell and Dolly Rebecca Rose were born on December 28, 2008. Dolly is named for singer Dolly Parton and Charlie is named for O’Connell’s brother. The couple is not in the mood to go for divorce. He still hates speaking about Stand by Me (1986) because he was overweight at the time.
Jerry O’Connell’s Statistics:
Mentioning some of his physical features, the gentleman has the height of 6 feet 2 inches with weight 79 Kg. His body type is athletic. He has dark brown hair and blue eyes.
His net worth is $ 16 million. He has Facebook, Twitter and Instagram account.